Tracy George, Author at Oncology Nurse Advisor

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Basophilia

At a Glance Basophilia is defined as an absolute increase in the number of basophils. Reference values vary from laboratory to laboratory, but an absolute count of basophils greater than 0.2 X 109/L is considered a true basophilia. Basophilia is most commonly associated with neoplastic conditions, such as myeloproliferative neoplasms, the prototype being chronic myelogenous…

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